Ilha do Mel, Brazil

If you travel about 75 miles East of the city of Curitiba in Brazil to the coastal town of Paranaguá you can get a ticket for a small wooden ferry which takes you on a thirty minute journey to one of the best kept secrets in Brazil.  Ilha do Mel is a small island just off […]

Read more "Ilha do Mel, Brazil"

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

I went to Brazil.  I still can’t quite believe it.  It was something of a whistle stop visit and even while I was there I kept asking myself if it was real.  I saw some of the most iconic landmarks on the planet took one of the worlds most spectacular train rides and visited one […]

Read more "Rio de Janeiro, Brazil"